I find it interesting that the special session calls are following bills that have been filed. The calls are also following Dewhurst's earlier public statements regarding the special session.Bladed wrote:According to 'Quorum Report,' these are the issues to be added:Bladed wrote:On a related note, there are rumors brewing that Perry is about to add more issues to the call. Whether any of those issues relate to firearms remains to be seen.
"Legislation relating to est. a mandatory sentence of life with parole for a capital felony committed by a 17 y/o offender"
"Legislation relating to the regulation of abortion procedures, providers, and facilities."
Another question involves the 30 day thing. Is that 30 calander days, or 30 days in session? There have been very few days in session so far.